Preprint 83/2019

The exponential growth and decay properties for solutions to elliptic equations in unbounded cylinders

Lidan Wang, Lihe Wang, and Chunqin Zhou

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Submission date: 29. Aug. 2019
Pages: 16
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MSC-Numbers: 36J65
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Abstract:
In this paper, we classify all solutions bounded from below to uniformly elliptic equations of second order in unbounded cylinders. After establishing that the Aleksandrov maximum principle and boundary Harnack inequality hold for bounded solutions, we show that all solutions bounded from below are linear combinations of solutions, which are sums of two special solutions that exponential growth at one end and exponential decay at the another end, and a bounded solution that corresponds to the inhomogeneous term f of the equation.

04.09.2019, 14:40